Business / Finance / Cushion: Related: Benchmark issues

Other Words for Cushion

Cushion Noun Synonyms: soften, absorb, mitigate, reduce, buffer, insulate, mollify, lessen
Cushion Verb Synonyms: pillow, bolster, pad

Cushion Theory

Business / Finance / Cushion Theory: High-coupon bonds that sell at only at a moderate premium because they are callable at a price below that at which a comparable noncallable bond would sell. Cushion bonds offer considerable downside p MORE

Pincushion Distortion

Entertainment / Photography / Pincushion Distortion: Lens aberration causing parallel, straight lines at the edge of the image to curve toward the lens axis. MORE

Cushion Bonds

Business / Finance / Cushion Bonds: The minimum period between the time a bond is issued and the time it is called. MORE

Redemption Cushion

Business / Finance / Redemption Cushion: The percentage by which the conversion value of a convertible security exceeds the redemption price (strike price). MORE

Safety Cushion

Business / Finance / Safety Cushion: In a contingent immunization strategy, the difference between the initially available immunization level and the safety-net return. MORE

Reserve Fund

Business / Real Estate / Reserve Fund: Monies a lender will often require a borrower to set aside as a cushion of capital for future payment of items such as taxes, insurance, furniture replacement and deferred maintenance. Sometimes a res MORE